Feb 26, 2014 1:30pm PST
helpful. [inaudible] department of defense coming forward to give that support as well. i want to thank my cosponsors who are many and i am excited about that [inaudible] scot wiener and normal ye rr. if i missed anyone let me know, but i'm thankful for your cosponsorship [inaudible] is the daughter of [inaudible] painted some of the murals at the co irks t tower. [inaudible] for many years she was connect would the california historical society, the stock exchange, the art institute and the [inaudible] she had a clear and enthusiastic knowledgeable way of engaging and drawing out her audience. articulate art [inaudible] specialized in [inaudible] in addition to champening the work of her father [inaudible] bernard. its history of art published by val [inaudible] intical in keeping this land mark on the map [inaudible] published in spanish pin 1998. to artist bernard [inaudible] an interior decoratorer [inaudible] on the 19th of may 1931 at 12 noon [inaudible] by the mayor of saf. along with the husband, [inaudible] they were married in 1954. spent 7 years in england where her firs
Feb 27, 2014 12:30am PST
for your work. our tax paper group the first line of defense is led by grace and our banking group that's handling the transactions is led by janet. that's the team of managers that run the incredibly important jobs and i sincerely want to thank those folks for they're hard work. i want to recognize my senior management team let me introduce our tax collector david arguing steno thank you for being here (clapping) our cohesive assistant treasurer pauline (clapping.) our policy and ledge manager greg thank you for your great work. and our deputy director i t and about half of everything we did thank you. (clapping.) i get to stand in front of all of you and get some praise and a attention but honestly, i want to share all of that with this incredible team. many work on the first floor of the city hall that means the world to me. i want to take a minute to help the folks that helped me with my re-election campaign it was tough thank you folks for sticking with me the guy who (clapping) third time around didn't have an on the but still you put together a great race. i'll bring this to an e
Feb 27, 2014 6:30am PST
't appreciate and that we are trying to be defensive. these are tough issues. we just passed two issues that is really relevant for staff. we have common core standards that is predicated for professional development for staff and practices that is for professional development for staff. in the mix of this we have a very limited pool of substitutes that are willing to work as substitute teachers. it's not that we are not trying, it's just at some point we want to make sure that who we have are supporting and we want the delac providing thosen insights in who we have on the ground and i want to commit to our delac partners and our community that your comments are not going on deaf ears. these are very very difficult issues to tackle. we are not alone. everybody in california is tackling the same issues. >> any other comments? no. thank you very much for the support. it's actually nothing that we knew. it's what i hear from parents on the ground too. they are telling me the same thing. it's not only for spanish speakers but also for our mandarin program also. they have the same issues.
Mar 5, 2014 11:30am PST
remember this san francisco should, the last line of defense for workers and their benefits >> thank you. next speaker please. >> i'm lizzie have a company on the pier. at the beginning when they said we might get the america's cup from that moment my business has improved i've been in business for 25 years were we make up horticulture and we are in pier 40. the america's cup they had the race committee coming to us and we were in the right place and we were very proud to have made all the ration pursuits the responsibility was made by myself and my team we have a lot more business because people said you made those oh, that's wonderful. what we got from the america's cup was phenomenal. and in the rest of the bay area i came from sal obsolete and this the energy in this little industry of booting changed be from people to who have a boat and the enthusiasm is growing in its ability to appeal to your grasped moth and kid who wouldn't have seen the america's cup. it's improved the industry and i'm so proud of the supervisors in the city of san francisco for the good work you've connecte